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The author presents an interview with Carolyn Ludwig, co-author of a new novel released by the American University in Cairo Press entitled, ‘The Churches of Egypt.’
The following presents a report on poverty in Egypt, and specifically how this issue is being addressed by the Coptic Orthodox Church in an attempt to alleviate the suffering of Egyptians.
The author discusses the opening of the St Athanasius and St Cyril Theological Library in Los Angeles, and the library’s objective to promote a further understanding of Biblical text and church fathers.
‘Ātif Hilmī writes about Wafā’ Sultān, a Syrian-American psychiatrist. Wafā’ Sultān is a Syrian-American psychiatrist who has become a superstar in both the Arab world and the U.S. after appearing on an Arabic satellite channel [al-Jazeerah]. The reason behind her fame is her insults against Islam...
The article discusses a plan to further develop Coptic Studies at Claremont Graduate University, and points to a number of individuals, students and Coptic figures, who both support the program and see the potential for increasing Coptic awareness around the globe.
The author examines the intertwined history of the Coptic language and the introduction of Arabic in Egypt, underlining the influence that both have had on the history of Egypt.
There are a number of icons that have been taken to the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles and are on display there. The author reminds us that an icon serves as an important window for faith and is more than simply a picture that is used to teach the holy stories.
The book Dianetics which was reported to preach a new religion, that is Scientology, received great attention from the Egyptian press. Many papers scanned the contents of the book and commented on them. All papers touched upon the issue connected between the new religion and attempts on the part...
The article short history and profile of Theodore Hall Partrick who passed away in 2005. He was an American professor and author who played a significant roll in a number of church organizations throughout his life. The author of the article offers particularly strong praise for Partrick’s book...
The author continues his series of articles on Dr. Isaac Fānūs, and highlights his contributions to Coptic iconography as well as providing more information about his personal life.
Usāmah Salāmah comments on the letters of Father Marqus and Munīr Bishāy about Father Marqus’ last interview with al- Miṣrī al-Yawm.
The article discusses the passing of Father Antonious Henein, highlighting his achievements in his personal life and the contributions he made to furthering the Coptic Orthodox Church, both in Egypt, and in North America.
The article talks about a member of al-Qa‘īdah who spies for European intelligence. This double agent gives a detailed picture and secret information about what happens inside the al-Qa‘īdah camps, as well as information on Ūsāmah Bin Lādin and his men.
FatherAntonius Hanīn, the dignified priest of Mār Marqus Church in Los Angeles, passed away on November 16, 2006.
The author admires the courage of Monk Dīmīanūs for admitting Islam’s tolerance and wanting us to learn to respect the other’s doctrine and view.
In an attempt to put an end to the growing attacks against Arabs and Muslims in America, the American Senate agreed on a new law condemning attacks against American Arabs and Muslims. The law states that the civil rights of all Americans, including Arab and Muslim Americans, should be...
An Egyptian Copt, who had lived in America for 22 years, was killed in his shop in Los Angeles, at the hands of three Americans. His death is believed to be part of the Americans’ hatred campaign against Arabs and Muslims, which started after the attacks in America. al-Usboa and al-Arabi...
The article discusses a book entitled, ‘The Martyrdom of John of Phanijoit,’ by Youhanna al-Zeituni, and the significance that this publication holds for Coptic societies in the U.S. It discusses the conversion of historical figures to Islam, and the difficulties encountered when they attempted...
Al-Ahali published a photo of Virgin Mary on its front page under the title of "The First Photo of the Holy Virgin." It mentioned that a Muslim woman took this photo when the strong lights shone above the towers of the Saint Marcos church in Assiut. al-Akhbar wrote that the Bishopric of...
In the past some Copts have been complaining that the Egyptian press has not given (enough) attention to Christian religious feasts. This is why we have listed the articles related to Easter.

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